Ed Crowell is an award-winning journalist and freelance writer. During his tenure at the Austin American-Statesman, he served as city editor, state editor, and features editor. He is coauthor of Barefoot Pirate: The Tall Ships and Tales of Windjammer, and he resides in Austin.
Michael P. Earney is a renowned fine arts painter and has been a commercial artist, ceramic sculptor, a potter, an award-winning documentary filmmaker and published author of numerous works.
Mother of 4 sons & devoted wife, Christina loves to capture unwritten stories of struggle, giving them a voice! Her first book, The Tree Stands Firm, explores the struggle of wanting to give up but takes great encouragement from a tree's determination to keep growing no matter the obstacle. Christina writes in metaphors, making her stories for children & adults.
Robin Singh was born in Guyana. After his family immigrated to the United States in search of a better life, Robin researched the roots of his Southeast Asian ancestry back to Hyderabad, India, and discovered a proclivity for storytelling.
Mike Middlebrooks earned his Master's Degree in Elementary Education in 1997, and taught 2nd/3rd grade at Encino Park Elementary School in San Antonio.